Welcome to Historic Erin, TN
At the time of the American Civil War, Erin was established as a camp for Irish railroad workers. It is said that "the hills and creeks reminded the Irish of their native Ireland and [so they] named their town Erin."
Erin is the county seat of Houston County, Tennessee. The population was 1,490 at the 2000 census.
Houston County Chamber of Commerce
Houston County Board of Education
Houston County High School
Tennessee Ridge Elementary
Local Real Estate